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19th Oct 2020, 14:27
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Less Hair Yes, and yes (although there is...

Less Hair

Yes, and yes (although there is more to say in order properly to contextualize the lawsuit as such).

Sully is indeed one of the five experts in the independent group assembled by the...
19th Oct 2020, 00:14
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

In the current context, Sullenberger's command of...

In the current context, Sullenberger's command of a certain amount of press and public attention with regard to developments about the 737 MAX safety issues and the aircraft's return to service,...
14th Oct 2020, 01:29
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Freedom of Information Act lawsuit progress (?)

Recent developments in the lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, brought under the Freedom of Information Act against the FAA. Purpose of the suit is to obtain...
10th Oct 2020, 13:06
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Capt. Sullenberger speaks out on MAX return to service

Capt. Sully, interviewed by the Seattle Times, has spoken out on the 737 MAX return to service requirements as iterated by FAA. In particular, "Sully" identified concerns primarily about the crew...
9th Oct 2020, 14:50
Replies: 39
Views: 7,366
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

ATC Watcher: yes, forgot those airframers -...

ATC Watcher: yes, forgot those airframers - you're positively right, around and around the rosy scenario did spin. Still the dire situation with overtones of despair triggers that old engineering...
9th Oct 2020, 11:16
Replies: 39
Views: 7,366
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Sometimes history repeats . . .

It was a few years ago when this SLF was lucky enough to hear a presentation by the late Donald Bunker, the undisputed "king" of the law of aircraft finance in the world (literally wrote the...
7th Oct 2020, 01:37
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Does the usage in the FSB Report (rev. 17) of the...

Does the usage in the FSB Report (rev. 17) of the term SLF, meaning Supervised Line Flying, mean that SLF here needs to be differentiated, from now on?

Wondering what the actual aviators conclude...
6th Oct 2020, 16:41
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Thanks safetypee for clarification. ...

Thanks safetypee for clarification.

Substantive question, with regard to the operation of the trim wheel, and at least the objection (if that is a proper term here) of BALPA about the possibility...
5th Oct 2020, 18:12
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Non-flying technical question

safetypee
You've referred to an "NPA" . . . . didn't recognize it at first but then, looking at the July 21 statement FAA issued, I found suggestion it stands for Notice of Proposed Action --...
4th Oct 2020, 00:49
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Stuff happening in re: 737 MAX

Despite the arrival in earnest of silly season in U.S. political affairs, stuff is happening around the 737 MAX that does appear legitimately really interesting and, though forecasts tend not to age...
2nd Oct 2020, 19:04
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

DozyWannabe - wanting not to intrude on the sense...

DozyWannabe - wanting not to intrude on the sense of perspective and rationality created by your excellent post, I want only to say that some discussion did occur about the lawsuit filed by the...
1st Oct 2020, 02:39
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Link to U.S. House of Representatives, Committee...

Link to U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, press release of Sept. 30 2020 in re: legislative measure based on results of Committee and Subcommittee on...
1st Oct 2020, 02:32
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Not unexpected, but still news

FAA Chief Dickson reportedly had favorable comments about his test flight of the 737 MAX as modified, per article by Pasztor and Tangel in Wall Street Journal. Also noteworthy - House Transportation...
30th Sep 2020, 02:00
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Even in a situation loaded with both tragedy and...

Even in a situation loaded with both tragedy and outrage, some irony surfaces. Particularly, it does appear that the aircraft is headed for a return to service. Leaving aside the very specific...
26th Sep 2020, 00:03
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Twitter account of publisher of The Air Current...

Twitter account of publisher of The Air Current earlier today:
"BREAKING: FAA Administrator Steve Dickson will fly the 737 MAX on September 30, a key symbolic step before the jet's return to service...
22nd Sep 2020, 11:31
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

New input to FAA's proposed requirements for...

New input to FAA's proposed requirements for returning the aircraft to service, in the form of comments to FAA. From Aviation Week (not paywalled, it appears):...
22nd Sep 2020, 01:44
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

I'm wondering if engineering works something like...

I'm wondering if engineering works something like the legal profession, with regard to a given professional standing up and saying "no." Though possibly irritating to folks for whom lawyers are...
20th Sep 2020, 01:20
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

I'm going to postulate three separate problem...

I'm going to postulate three separate problem areas each deriving straight out of the two accidents and their massive aftermath.

First is the need for some approach more credible and authoritative...
18th Sep 2020, 13:00
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

The second question is the easier one to address....

The second question is the easier one to address. The U.S. Dep't of Transportation Inspector General has begun an investigation and reporting process and issued its initial report, with more to...
17th Sep 2020, 04:16
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

About the political posture of the Committee...

About the political posture of the Committee report . . . all the work was done by "staff" (or very nearly all of it). But there are two types of staffers. One type consists of individuals whose jobs...
16th Sep 2020, 11:58
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

House of Representatives Transportation and...

House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee report, issued by Democratic (majority) staff, is now available. Link is to the announcement by the Committee chair and Aviation...
13th Sep 2020, 12:27
Replies: 420
Views: 166,640
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Wall Street Journal's aviation reporters Andrew...

Wall Street Journal's aviation reporters Andrew Tangel and Andy Pasztor have a story on the website for Monday's edition which discusses interviews given to Congressional investigators (House of...
12th Sep 2020, 01:20
Replies: 62
Views: 32,326
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Time for an airport-callsign SLF to enter a plea....

Time for an airport-callsign SLF to enter a plea.

There isn't any question (I've agreed three or four times now (plus a lot of hammering on Boeing on other threads)) that the culture degraded. The...
11th Sep 2020, 22:11
Replies: 62
Views: 32,326
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

Perhaps too much respect attributed to the...

Perhaps too much respect attributed to the objective reporting (inquiry, and assessment) by the Dep't of Transportation I.G. about the MAX can lead to exposure to assertions of "quick discounting" or...
11th Sep 2020, 12:05
Replies: 62
Views: 32,326
Posted By WillowRun 6-3

FlightlessParrot I don't believe you're inclined...

FlightlessParrot I don't believe you're inclined much, if at all, to commit thread drift by getting into the law applicable to the scope of mandatory subjects of collective bargaining. If it is...
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